Making Brass, Cover, The Commonwealth Magazine, Feb. 1920

Date Created
1920
Work Medium
Dimensions
21 1/4 in. x 16 1/2 in.
CR Number
MIIL734
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/1920 lower right
Signature Details
Painted for the cover of "The Commonwealth Magazine - A Magazine for Workers" Feb. 1920. The scene is in the electric furnace department of Wolverine Brass Works in Grand Rapids. Wolverine Brass Works was a family-owned business co-founded by Mr. Louis A. Cornelius.
Provenance

Private collection

Louis A. Cornelius collection, circa 1920

Bibliography

The Commonwealth - A Magazine For Workers, December 1920.

Subjects
Illustration
Michigan